1 Introduction

This document specifies the Internet Information Services (IIS) Application Host COM Protocol. This protocol is a client-to-server protocol that enables remote read/write access to server data. The server data can be used to define administration, configuration, and operational parameters to an application server service, which can be a web server.

Sections 1.5, 1.8, 1.9, 2, and 3 of this specification are normative. All other sections and examples in this specification are informative.